Please see the below course with spaces still available for booking. Please note: there are separate morning and an afternoon sessions.

Time and Date: 26th September 2018 9:30am – 1pm or 1:30pm – 5pm

Venue 
Cardiff and Vale College, 1 Canal Parade, Dumballs Road, Cardiff Bay CF10 5BF
Course Facilitator(s): Cardiff and Vale College

Course: Infection Control (Half day course)

Target Group: All Social Care Staff

Dates: 26th September 2018 

Time: 9:30am – 1pm or 1:30pm – 5pm

Please aim to arrive 15 minutes early for registration and to ensure a prompt start.

Please be aware that there is limited parking available so allow extra time to accommodate for this if driving.

Swapping of staff between morning and afternoon sessions without prior warning will not be permitted without prior agreement. This can result in difficulties such as overcrowding in one session.


Course Content:
To outline the risk factors for infection and the spread of infection in relation to the various care settings i.e. residential care, home care and day care. Explaining the relationship between man and micro-organisms and the means by which infection is spread. To explain and describe the main procedures for infection control.
• Role and responsibilities in the prevention and control of infections.
• Legislation and policies relating to prevention and control of infections.
• Systems and procedures relating to the prevention and control of infections.
• The importance of risk assessment in relation to the prevention and control of infections.
• The importance of using PPE in the prevention and control of infection.
• The importance of good hygiene in the prevention and control of infection
• Cleaning decontamination and waste management
• Follow the correct colour coding systems
• Use correct chemicals and equipment
• Why cleaning schedules are necessary
• Waste Disposal
• Cleaning, Disinfection , Sterilisation

Further Information: There are limited car spaces available which results in delegates sometimes being late for the course.  We would like to promote the use of public transport, being so close to the centre of Cardiff.

 

Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to book a space.

There are limited car spaces available which results in delegates sometimes being late for the course.  We would like to promote the use of public transport, being so close to the centre of Cardiff.

Swapping of staff between morning and afternoon sessions without prior warning will not be permitted without prior agreement. This can result in difficulties such as overcrowding in one session.